What is PING

  Bagsey 21:27 27 Oct 2003
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I keep seeing references to PING. What is it? What is it for? How does it do whatever it does?
I hope that does not sound like a daft question.

  woodchip 21:32 27 Oct 2003

It's like knock knock. and you say whose there. that's what modems do to know that there is still a communication between them. In a simple way of saying it

  Red Flag 22:30 27 Oct 2003

Its also a make of golf club!

  Red Flag 22:55 27 Oct 2003

or perhaps the forerunning to pong?

  VoG II 23:03 27 Oct 2003
  johnnyrocker 23:39 27 Oct 2003

a very sensible and helpful answer vog to someone who genuinely wanted to know something.

johnny.

  The Sack 23:39 27 Oct 2003
  Bagsey 07:50 28 Oct 2003

Thanks for that stupid answer. I may be able to do the same for you sometime. Another thought, IF you can read this posting THANK A TEACHER.

  Bagsey 07:57 28 Oct 2003

Thanks for the pointers all you others who answered the question.

  Red Flag 08:43 28 Oct 2003

Never heard of humour? Hadn't you actually noticed I was putting your question back to the top of the forum everytime. I was interested in what the answer was and didn't want it to get lost in the realms of the forum! I won't bother in the future.

  Bagsey 09:03 28 Oct 2003

good

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